Ghana Insider brings you the spiritual benefits of nyanya leaves.
Momodica Foetida, locally known as Nyanya leaves come with several benefits, both physical and spiritual and not all of these benefits have been utilized.
There are several plants surrounding us that have great spiritual benefits, but due to lack of knowledge about these plants, we tend to weed them out or kill them with weedicides.
In other post we wrote about the spiritual benefits of prekese. This post also focuses on nyanya leaves, its spiritual significance and other related information.
A lot of Ghanaians and people from other parts of the world use this amazing leave to treat physical diseases. Few of these people know the other benefits of this leaf.
Only a few actually know that there are some hidden great spiritual benefits of nyanya. We unveil to you all the spiritual significance associated with this local leaf.
The use of nyanya leaves for spiritual purposes can be done in several ways including the following.
- Bathing with the leaves
- Drinking the water from the boiled leaves.
Spiritual benefits of nyanya
For spiritual cleansing
According to some spiritualists, nyanya leaves combined with sea water can be used to perform spiritual cleansing. All you have to do is to bath with nyanya leaves soaked in sea water.
Nyanya is used to drive away evil spirits
Although not scientifically proven, nyanya has a great potential of driving away evil spirits.
Chiefs harness the power of this leaf during durbars.
Traditional leaders and chiefs use this leave to protect themselves against unforeseen circumstances during durbars. These leaves are usually found around the neck of chiefs during durbars with huge turnout of people.
- Nyanya leaves is used to drive bad luck
- It is used to find the cause of unexplainable death
- It is also used to preserve the destiny of a newborn.
All questions about nyanya leaves answered.
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